Monday, January 30, 2012

Apply for 2012 MIT SWE Planning Board!

Are you interested in getting involved with SWE?  Do you want to develop your leadership abilities and have fun?  Do you like teaching students about math and science?  Do you want to get involved with professional development and networking?  Do you want to throw study breaks and plan social events?  Do you have interest in where women stand in the world beyond MIT?  Apply to join the 2012 MIT SWE Planning Board! Descriptions of the available 2012 board positions can be found here.

Anyone is welcome to apply to join our board - non-engineers and men are welcome too. Please note: to apply to join the SWE Board, you must be a National member of SWE. Not a member but want to apply?  Join SWE now - membership is only $20 per year, and we will also reimburse half of it!  You can apply at
here, or just visit Please forward your membership confirmation to and to ensure you will be reimbursed.

To apply for board, please fill out the form below by 11:59pm on Thursday, February 9. In addition, please email a website worthy photo of yourself to  Interviews for positions will be held on Sunday, February 12.

All Board Members are required to complete 6 hours of volunteering at Outreach events and attend 3 events outside of those that they have planned. In addition, attendance to the Board Retreat from Friday, February 17 to Saturday, February 18 is required along with all Board meetings.

If you have any questions regarding the various positions, we will be hosting a Welcome event for all National Members with a casual Q&A session on Monday, February 6 at 4pm in W20-491.